Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha [sanskrit]

35,982 words

The Sanskrit edition of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha: an epic story in the form of a narrative detailling Naravahanadatta’s quest to become the emperor of the Vidyadharas. Similair to the Kathasaritsagara, the Brhatkathaslokasamgraha also represents one of the several abridgements of the “Great Story” (Brihatkatha), said to have originally consisted of 700,000 shlokas (metrical verses). Alternative titles: Bṛhatkathāślokasaṃgraha (बृहत्कथाश्लोकसंग्रह), Bṛhatkathāślokasaṅgraha (बृहत्कथाश्लोकसङ्ग्रह), Bṛhat-kathā-śloka-saṃgraha (बृहत्-कथा-श्लोक-संग्रह), Brihatkathashlokasamgraha, Brhatkathaslokasangraha, Brhat-katha-sloka-samgraha (sangraha).

Verse 5.89

अन्तर्वत्नीमपृच्छन्मामेकदा श्वशुरस्तव ।
बाधते दोहदो यस्त्वां स क्षिप्रं कथ्यतामिति ॥ ८९ ॥

antarvatnīmapṛcchanmāmekadā śvaśurastava |
bādhate dohado yastvāṃ sa kṣipraṃ kathyatāmiti || 89 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 5.89 is contained in the book Brihat Katha Shloka Samgraha (Hindi translation) by Shri Budhaswami (श्री बुधस्वामी). This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (5.89). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Antarvat, Mama, Kada, Shvashura, Yushmad, Badhata, Dohada, Kshipram, Kshipra, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “antarvatnīmapṛcchanmāmekadā śvaśurastava
  • antarvat -
  • antarvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    antarvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • apṛcchan -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single], [imperfect active third plural]
  • māme -
  • māma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śvaśuras -
  • śvaśura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tava -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “bādhate dohado yastvāṃ sa kṣipraṃ kathyatāmiti
  • bādhate -
  • bādhatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bādh (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • dohado* -
  • dohada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yastvā -
  • yas -> yastvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṣipram -
  • kṣipram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṣipra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣipra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣiprā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kathyatām -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [imperative passive third single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 5.89

Cover of edition (2019)

The Katha Sarit Sagara: The Ocean of the Streams of Story (2 Volumes)
by C.H. Tawney (2019)

1412 pages; (Translated from the Original Sanskrit); [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Lt.]; ISBN: 9788121505017

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